Food Matters: Urban Farming, 1st Edition

  • Rebecca Rissman
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1629697346
  • ISBN-13: 9781629697345
  • DDC: 635.09173
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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About

Overview

This book helps readers trace the history of farming in urban areas, understand why we do it, explore the science behind it, and discuss controversies from an objective viewpoint. The title will engage readers on the topic and help them to weigh the pros and cons as they make their own food decisions. It is aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: City Farms.
2: The History of Urban Farming.
3: How Urban Farms Function.
4: The Perks and Pitfalls of Urban Farming.
5: Urban Farming and Your Life.
Just the Facts.
In the Kitchen.
Stop and Think.
Glossary.
Learn More.
Index.
About the Author.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: City Farms.
2: The History of Urban Farming.
3: How Urban Farms Function.
4: The Perks and Pitfalls of Urban Farming.
5: Urban Farming and Your Life.
Just the Facts.
In the Kitchen.
Stop and Think.
Glossary.
Learn More.
Index.
About the Author.